Archives for May 2013

vintage ticking, linen and lace…oh my!

As the weather warms I look for light cottons and linens to work with.  I had so much fun making my fabric bowls, you can find the tutorial here, that I decided to make a very large one out of some vintage ticking I was using to make lavender sachets.  I lined it with an antique […]

Memorial Day, remembering all who have and are serving our country, thank you

Have a safe and happy holiday. Cheers! Jayne    

Just one thing and a cloth napkin tutorial

We are in the season of cook outs, barbeques, picnics and outdoor parties.  And with that comes garbage bags full of  trash.  Plastic utensils, plastic plates and plastic table cloths.  All single use and all end up in a landfill or worse out in the ocean, it’s pretty much a nightmare and all for a […]

little tiny dress…..

  This adorable frock  is called the Little Geranium Dress.  How cute is it!?  The size is 0 to 3 months, so tiny!  I don’t remember my babies being so small :)  I found this free pattern at Made By Rae.  I’m looking for baby patterns that I could make to coordinate with quilts, bibs […]

Want a free Craftsy class?

I started quilting back when my twins were babies, now they’re 21.  So I’ve been quilting for quite a long time.  Hand piecing, paper piecing and hand applique have been my favorite techniques, I feel I have so much more  control than I do when I piece and quilt on my machine.  I belonged to […]

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